Kyle Ziegenbein

14 Flips | 1 Magazine | @KyleZiegenbein | Keep up with Kyle Ziegenbein on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kyle Ziegenbein”

13 Things You Never Knew About Pop-Tarts

Believe it or not, Pop-Tarts turned 50 in September and our favorite toaster pastry is still selling -- and tasting! -- better than ever.<p>And with every great product, there's a great backstory. We did some digging into Pop-Tarts and found some interesting factoids. With some help from the folks at …

38 Types Of Coffee Drinks, Explained

Nearly 83 percent of grownups in the U.S. drink coffee. Even if you've adopted this very adult habit, you may sometimes revert to your 12-year-old self when it comes to the complicated drinks on the menu. The sight of anything more foreign than "espresso" shoves you back into your self-conscious …

Raising Chickens Could Save You from Eating “Chicken”

Instead of turning to meat-mimicking texturized vegetable proteins, McCracken recommends that people take matters into they own hands—and yards.<p><i>We</i> …

14 Things You Didn't Know About Ben & Jerry's

Ben & Jerry's: great for gorging, even greater for weird kitchen experiments. The eponymous hippies from Vermont have been spreading joy, one scoop at a time, for 36 years, but do you really know your benevolent Phish Food creators inside and out? Probably not. But don't worry, because you can read …

Best of the Blue Ridge

On Virginia's mountain highway, the sky's the limit for homegrown eats<p>Our favorite of all pastry sources turned out to be Red Truck Bakery, which we …

Super Chocolatey Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

Chocolate peanut butter cookies that are so rich and deep in flavor. Fans of this classic combo will be in heaven!<p>When someone asks you to make a chocolate peanut butter cookie recipe, what does that mean? I decided to take a survey and got totally different answers: PB sandwich cookie with …

5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Slow Cooker

Hundreds of cookbooks have cropped up for the slow cooker, and all of them have an angle; some focus on soups, others stews, and some emphasize the slow cooker's vital role in easy dinners. You can start your day with a hearty Mexican-style quiche.<p><b>Click Here to See All of the Things You Didn't Know</b> …

Cooking

Four-Cheese Macaroni and Cheese

Heat oven to 375°. Bring a 4-qt. saucepan of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook, stirring occasionally, until cooked halfway through, …

Recipes

7 Basic Pizza Myths You Probably Still Believe

<i>Happy National Pizza Month!</i><p>Pizza is, and probably always will be, one of America's favorite foods. So, in honor of the entire month of October being dedicated to this cheesy, delicious invention, we're setting seven pizza myths straight.<p>1. <i>Myth: Italians are solely responsible for creating</b> …

How to Make Any Steak Tender

In the West we are blessed with great steaks. Many are intrinsically tender, especially the so-called "noble cuts," like filet mignon, strip steak, and rib steak). But even our fibrous steaks, like flank and skirt, chew easily compared to the meat served on much of Planet Barbecue, where livestock …

BBQ

Six Fall Desserts That Celebrate the Season

<i>Every other Friday,</i> <i>Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co.</i> <i>shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Warm up your kitchen with the sweet smells of sugar and butter this fall -- it's time to start baking again.</i><p>Now that it's …

Our Best Fall Pies to Bake Right Now

Pumpkins, apples and pecans make these fall desserts instant classics<p>Transitioning from summer pies with strawberries and blackberries to pies with …